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[tahy-dee-uh s, -dyoos, tid-ee-uh s] /ˈtaɪ di əs, -dyus, ˈtɪd i əs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
the father of Diomedes: one of the Seven Against Thebes. Unabridged
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  • But the generals, and more particularly Tydeus and Menander, bade him go about his business.

    Hellenica Xenophon
  • O son of warlike horse-breaking Tydeus, why dost thou tremble?

  • But the son of Tydeus, by far the bravest, was allotted to drive his coursers last.

  • Let, then, the son of Tydeus see that he does not have to fight with one who is stronger than you are.

    The Iliad Homer
  • But Apollo kept no blind look-out when he saw Minerva with the son of Tydeus.

    The Iliad Homer
  • The son of Tydeus speared Agastrophus son of Paeon in the hip-joint with his spear.

    The Iliad Homer
  • I am by lineage son to a noble sire, Tydeus, who lies buried at Thebes.

    The Iliad Homer
  • As for the son of Tydeus, you could not say whether he was more among the Achaeans or the Trojans.

    The Iliad Homer
  • The son of Tydeus will then kill both of us and take the horses.

    The Iliad Homer
  • They then mounted the chariot and drove full-speed towards the son of Tydeus.

    The Iliad Homer

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